Grand Challenge Workshop: Build an All-Star Team
该 大学 of Newcastle’s Grand Challenge is an annual initiative with the aim of encouraging multi-disciplinary teams to propose and develop potential solutions to a complex challenge. 该 most compelling submissions will share in $50,000 in funds to advance their idea.
This year the Grand Challenge has focussed on a complex problem that has both local and global significance – controlling mosquitoes. Mosquitoes can be a major annoyance, but also present an increasing threat of disease.
Great teamwork is a critical foundation for any successful project. Take advantage of this professional development opportunity where you will learn new skills, meet new people, and get a competitive edge - not just for the Grand Challenge but for your employability prospects too!
Event is free but registrations essential - 在这里预订.
At this interactive Build an All-Star Team Workshop you will learn about:
- Elements of an effective and high-performing teams
- Team player profiles
- Factors for success as a team participant
- Aspects of conflict resolution
该 Grand Challenge is open to all 大学 of Newcastle students, staff, academics and alumni across the globe, as well as the wider community. It is a great way to meet new people, be exposed to fresh ideas, learn new skills and build creative, original work while having real-world impact. Great ideas come from everywhere, so no matter your background or experience you’ve got everything to gain by participating.